PPG announces training schedule for technicians

Updated Mar 30, 2018

PPG Commercial Coatings has released its training class schedule for the second quarter of 2018 — April, May and June.  The company says classes will be held across the U.S. and Canada at PPG Business Development Centers and various additional field locations.

PPG says its courses are designed to ensure that paint technicians stay up to date with the continuous technological advances of PPG products. Classes cover topics ranging from an overview of commercial coatings, product selection, color tools and equipment to surface preparation and paint application best practices. The unique requirements of commercial fleets are also reviewed. In addition, PPG says technicians receive instruction on the business side of the refinish process and the efficient use of commercial coatings to boost productivity, profitability and refinish quality while raising customer satisfaction.

A partial list of upcoming PPG commercial coatings courses includes:

  • Delfleet Essential Certification and Recertification
  • Delfleet Evolution Certification and Recertification
  • Delfleet Evolution Spot Repair and Color Tinting
  • Commercial Truck Estimating
  • Commercial Performance Coatings Product Technologies
  • AMERCOAT Product and Marketing

PPG training is the most extensive in the commercial coatings industry. Classes cover topics ranging from an overview of commercial coatings, product selection, color tools and equipment to surface preparation and paint application best practices. The unique requirements of commercial fleets are also reviewed. In addition, technicians receive instruction on the business side of the refinish process and the efficient use of commercial coatings to boost productivity, profitability and refinish quality while raising customer satisfaction.

Classes are available in French or Spanish in some locations. Full course descriptions, dates, locations and registration instructions can be found here or by calling (800) 647-6050. Classes fill quickly and early registration is encouraged, the company says.

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